The Caribbean Tourism Organization Foundation was established in 1997 as a not-for-profit corporation, registered in the State of New York, formed exclusively for charitable and educational purposes under Section 501(c)(3) of Internal Revenue Code of 1986. Led by a volunteer Board of Directors, the Foundation’s first set of scholarships and study grants were awarded in 1998.

2019 Scholarships Grants

The call for applications for 2019 scholarships and grants is now open. Click here for more details.

Our Objective

The Foundation supports individuals who are nationals of CTO member countries interested in pursuing studies in tourism, hospitality and foreign language training, who demonstrate high levels of academic achievement and leadership, and who express a strong interest in making a contribution to the development of Caribbean tourism.

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Scholarship & Grant Awardees

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chantelle richardson cto foundation scholar
Chantelle Richardson
I am pursing a Master of Science in Management with distinction in Marketing as part of the graduate on-line program at the University of West Indies, Anguilla Open Campus, with expected completion date of August 2018. I…
Daniesha Maynard
Daniesha Maynard
The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has helped me tremendously in fulfilling my goals through the attainment of the study grant which I was awarded. This study grant helped me to meet my financial obligations at the…
Shernelle O’Neale
Shernelle O’Neale
It was absolutely essential in allowing me to pursue my course of study. I had a dream and the academic ability but I was not in a financial position to fund the tuition for the course. Being a CTO scholarship recipient…

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